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The law cannot save, But the saved cannot be lawless.

Much has been said and written about the law and grace of God. Probably enough ink has been expended on this to sink the entire Ghanaian naval fleet. But here is a little mor

All those people who insist that obedience to the law does not grant salvation are correct. That is a plain, incontrovertible teaching of Scripture. But it is also a plain, incontrovertible teaching of Scripture that anyone who is saved through the merits and grace of Jesus Christ keeps His commandments and does His will (John 14:15; 15:14). Those who are in Christ Jesus in fulfilling the law through obedience (John 5:17), Paul in establishing it through doctrine (Romans 3:31) and all God’s saints in defending it through persecution (Revelation 14:12).

 

But which law? Certainly, the Ten Commandments, which are the foundation of God’s throne and government (Hebrews 9:1 – 5); not the ceremonial or sacrificial ordinances, which were done away with at the cross (Colossians 2:14).

 

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